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09/19/2017 11:54 AM
How to Test Switched-Mode Power Devices
This Design FAQ is brought to you by Continental Resources.

09/18/2017 11:53 AM
Secure Memory Devices Aid AESA Radar Systems
High-density packaged memory devices will be used as part of an AESA-based radar system in an airborne application.

09/18/2017 10:57 AM
ONR-Sponsored Research Keeps Tabs on Hurricanes
The ONR’s ALAMO sensors provide data about the effects of a tropic storm or hurricane beneath the surface of the ocean, for more accurate predictions of the weather event’s path and speed.

09/18/2017 10:38 AM
Test Set Checks Wide Range of Tactical Radios
Both legacy and newer ground and airborne tactical radios can be tested with the ATS-3100 Radio Test Set (RTS) from Astronics Test Systems.

09/18/2017 10:10 AM
Rockwell Collins Upgrades French C-130H
Rockwell Collins is performing upgrades to the avionics systems in the French Air Force’s C-130H Hercules aircraft.

09/18/2017 08:54 AM
Integra Buys Corwil to Target Chip Assembly and Testing
Integra Technology said that it had acquired Corwil, moving into die prep and assembly for high-reliability chips used in satellites, medical gadgets, and factories. Integra is already in the business of semiconductor testing and qualification for th

09/15/2017 11:19 AM
Interest Is Growing, But STEM Is Nothing New for Girl Scouts
New badges and journeys are created to increase girls' interest and enthusiasm in a male-dominated field.

09/15/2017 10:57 AM
White Paper: Selecting Instrumentation
Sponsored by National Instruments

09/15/2017 06:30 AM
Automotive FMCW Radar System Design Using 3D Framework for Scenario Modeling
Learn how to simplify the automotive antenna & power amplifier design process. Get this application note from Keysight Technologies.

09/13/2017 12:08 PM
Phase-Noise Tester Analyzes Noise Affordably
A relatively affordable test system performs phase-noise measurements on microwave sources from 5 MHz to 40 GHz in three system configurations.

09/13/2017 11:38 AM
ARC Controls Noise Through Its Materials
A company well versed in electromagnetic (EM) materials science also offers extensive test services for electrical, mechanical, and environmental material characterization.

09/13/2017 10:41 AM
Capitalize on EDA When Developing MIMO, Phased-Array Antenna Systems, Part 2
How can advanced software be utilized to develop individual antenna elements that comprise array simulations?

09/13/2017 06:56 AM
Mercury Systems Shows RF/Digital Integration Skills
Many electronic designs require small but highly integrated modules that combine RF, microwave, and digital functions.

09/13/2017 06:37 AM
For Menlo Micro, the Material is the Message
DMS technology uses proprietary metal alloys fabricated on glass substrates to achieve broadband microwave switches capable of high power-handling capabilities.

09/12/2017 05:55 AM
Fast-Boot SBC Secures Mission-Critical Avionics Systems
A modular safety certifiable SBC has been designed with extremely fast boot time for mission-critical avionics applications.

09/11/2017 10:55 AM
Miniature Satellites Provide Eye in the Sky
Smaller, disposable satellites are being developed for future surveillance applications.

09/11/2017 07:50 AM
Custom MMIC Addresses Phase-Noise Problems
System-level phase noise can be reduced through careful selection of RF/microwave signal-processing components, including amplifiers.

09/11/2017 07:31 AM
NI AWR Design Environment Extends Across EDI CON USA
Technical presentations and demonstrations highlight the latest features of a suite of software simulation programs.

09/10/2017 06:00 AM
Anritsu, LeCroy Promote Partnership at EDI CON 2017
The companies' integrated system is suitable for component, IC, and system-level testing, including for automated receiver and transmitter testing and communications link verification.

09/10/2017 06:00 AM
Rogers Lays Foundations for Millimeter-Wave Circuits
Materials specialist will display circuit materials that support high-speed digital and millimeter-wave analog circuits for emerging 5G equipment applications.

09/06/2017 12:14 PM
Software Centricity Seeks to Make the Impossible Possible
This software-centric platform helps solve today’s difficult challenges by allowing for productivity through abstraction, software interoperability, comprehensive data analytics, and the efficient management of distributed systems.

09/06/2017 11:44 AM
Opting for Single-Layer or Multilayer Capacitors
Miniature ceramic capacitors for surface-mount applications on PCBs are often available in single- and multiple-layer versions—but why use one type or the other?

09/06/2017 11:28 AM
Metamaterials Provide Novel EM Capabilities
Metamaterials have been under study for several decades due to their novel electrical characteristics and becoming more practical with the growing use of 3D metal printing.

09/05/2017 01:08 PM
Latest Shadow UAS Brings New Capabilities
Recent training at Fort Bragg, N.C. by North Carolina’s National Guard revealed many of the new capabilities of the latest version of the Shadow UAS.

09/05/2017 12:40 PM
Curtiss-Wright Contracted for Naval Defense Systems
Curtiss-Wright’s valve group has received an order from the U.S. Navy for different types of power system valves for submarines and aircraft systems.

09/05/2017 12:32 PM
United Technologies Acquires Rockwell Collins
United Technologies and Rockwell Collins have agreed to the acquisition of Rockwell Collins by United Technologies for cash and stock, including payment of debt.

09/05/2017 07:26 AM
E-pHEMT Technology Jettisons Bias Sequencers
This tech brief explains how bias sequencing circuitry can be eliminated by taking advantage of enhancement-mode pseudomorphic-high-electron-mobility-transistor (E-pHEMT) technology.

09/05/2017 07:13 AM
Get Answers to Your MIMO Questions
This white paper provides an explanation of multiple-input, multiple-output (MIMO) technology before answering some common questions.

09/04/2017 01:32 PM
Qualcomm Chip Connects Cars to Internet and Each Other
Last year, the Obama administration proposed a rule that would require cars to broadcast their location and speed, enabling safety functions like lane-change warnings and collision avoidance. Officials said that the mandate could reduce crashes and t

09/04/2017 10:01 AM
Lam Research Buys Coventor, Whose Software Virtually Fabricates Chips
It can cost millions of dollars to design modern chips, so companies need to know about unintended changes that can happen during manufacturing. Lam Research, which sells tools for laying down transistor patterns onto silicon wafers, wants to lend a